Migrating to the latest version of Anchor
Backup your database and files!
Here is an example for backup up on most servers via ssh using mysql dump:
mysqldump --compact --quick --user myusername --password=mypassword --host=localhost anchorcms > /path/to/my/site/httpdocs/db.sql
lets tar gzip it to a safe location.
tar --create --gzip --file=/home/myusername/backups/anchor.tgz --directory=/path/to/my/site/httpdocs
Download the latest version.
Extract, upload and overwrite any files that are needed.
If you have customised the default theme please rename it! or it will be over written.
Navigate to your site and append /upgrade to the url.
Visiting the site in its current sate might show errors or a 404 page.
Follow the instructions and that should be it.
After the upgrade is complete its recommened you delete the install and upgrade folders.